Pierpoint, California

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Pierpoint
census-designated place
Pierpoint is located in California
Pierpoint
Pierpoint
Position in California.
Coordinates: 36°08′26″N 118°37′47″W / 36.14056°N 118.62972°W / 36.14056; -118.62972Coordinates: 36°08′26″N 118°37′47″W / 36.14056°N 118.62972°W / 36.14056; -118.62972
Country  United States
State  California
County Tulare
Area[1]
 • Total 0.408 sq mi (1.056 km2)
 • Land 0.408 sq mi (1.056 km2)
 • Water 0 sq mi (0 km2)  0%
Elevation[2] 4,610 ft (1,410 m)
Population (2010)
 • Total 52
 • Density 130/sq mi (49/km2)
Time zone Pacific (PST) (UTC-8)
 • Summer (DST) PDT (UTC-7)
GNIS feature ID 2585437
U.S. Geological Survey Geographic Names Information System: Pierpoint, California

Pierpoint is a census-designated place (CDP) in Tulare County, California.[2] Pierpoint sits at an elevation of 4,610 feet (1,410 m).[2] The 2010 United States census reported Pierpoint's population was 52.

Geography[edit]

According to the United States Census Bureau, the CDP covers an area of 0.4 square miles (1.1 km²), all of it land.

Demographics[edit]

The 2010 United States Census[3] reported that Pierpoint had a population of 52. The population density was 127.5 people per square mile (49.2/km²). The racial makeup of Pierpoint was 51 (98.1%) White, 0 (0.0%) African American, 0 (0.0%) Native American, 0 (0.0%) Asian, 0 (0.0%) Pacific Islander, 1 (1.9%) from other races, and 0 (0.0%) from two or more races. Hispanic or Latino of any race were 1 persons (1.9%).

The Census reported that 52 people (100% of the population) lived in households, 0 (0%) lived in non-institutionalized group quarters, and 0 (0%) were institutionalized.

There were 26 households, out of which 3 (11.5%) had children under the age of 18 living in them, 16 (61.5%) were opposite-sex married couples living together, 3 (11.5%) had a female householder with no husband present, 0 (0%) had a male householder with no wife present. There were 0 (0%) unmarried opposite-sex partnerships, and 1 (3.8%) same-sex married couples or partnerships. 7 households (26.9%) were made up of individuals and 2 (7.7%) had someone living alone who was 65 years of age or older. The average household size was 2.00. There were 19 families (73.1% of all households); the average family size was 2.32.

The population was spread out with 6 people (11.5%) under the age of 18, 1 people (1.9%) aged 18 to 24, 8 people (15.4%) aged 25 to 44, 24 people (46.2%) aged 45 to 64, and 13 people (25.0%) who were 65 years of age or older. The median age was 56.5 years. For every 100 females there were 85.7 males. For every 100 females age 18 and over, there were 76.9 males.

There were 83 housing units at an average density of 203.5 per square mile (78.6/km²), of which 20 (76.9%) were owner-occupied, and 6 (23.1%) were occupied by renters. The homeowner vacancy rate was 4.8%; the rental vacancy rate was 14.3%. 39 people (75.0% of the population) lived in owner-occupied housing units and 13 people (25.0%) lived in rental housing units.

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